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State of Local Governance Research Project

The State of Local Governance research project is intended to produce a regular civil society-based assessment of the key challenges, debates and areas of progress with regard to governance and development at local level in South Africa, and to provide local government policy-makers and practitioners with practical recommendations to improve policy, guidelines, systems and interventions where necessary.

Putting participation at the heart of development OR putting development at the heart of participation

Putting participation at the heart of development OR putting development at the heart of participation

A Civil Society Perspective on Local Governance in South Africa. A 2012 publication.

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Recognising Community Voice and Dissatisfaction

A Civil Society Perspective on Local Governance in South Africa. A 2011 report.

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Ethical Leadership and Political Culture in Local Government

A Civil Society Perspective on Local Government. A 2010 report.

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Local Democracy in Action

A Civil Society Perspective on Local Governance in South Africa. A 2008 report.

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